Solved Always takes a long time to shut down? Tags: Computers Shutdown Windows 7 Last response: May 7, 2012 1:01 PM in Windows 7 Share Need Help_71 May 7, 2012 10:47:22 AM Everytime I shut down my computer it takes about 7 minutes to shut down.....I am really sure this is not normal....can anybody help me with why this happens? More about : takes long time shut Best solution alishathomaz May 7, 2012 11:53:04 AM Follow these steps:: Scan your computer with an antivirus Apply De-fragmentation on your system Delete all temporary files Run disc clean up Fix registry errors. Also Services.msc: Click Start, type services.msc in the Search box. Press ENTER. Right click and stop each service which is not necessary for you. Hawkeye22 a b $ Windows 7 May 7, 2012 12:08:14 PM You most likely have a misbehaving program that is reluctant to shut down. If you are part of a domain, your pc may be trying to write to the network before shutting down and is having problems doing so. Related resources Computer takes unreasonably long time to shut down - Forum My computer takes a long time to shut down , any ideas? windows 7 - Forum WAY ACER 5750 IS TAKE LONG TIME TO SHUT DOWN - Forum Takes a long time to boot up. - Forum it takes a long time to load explorer - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Need Help_71 May 7, 2012 1:01:04 PM ok thanks it works now it was something to do with the temporary files that you mentioned I think....but it shuts down in like half a minute now Need Help_71 May 7, 2012 1:01:26 PM Best answer selected by Need Help_71. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBSOD after long periods of being shut off???? ForumTakes a long time to show files icons in Windows Explorer ForumAcer laptop takes a long time to charge ForumAfter " Shut Down & Update" BIOS won't detect HDD ForumWhy my laptop takes shutdown the time i connect to internet ForumComputer takes a very long time to load after replacing motherboard ForumPC takes long time to power on ForumHELP! Shut down comp then flipped switch on power supply, won't turn on Forum[Solved] Product key for windows 7 professional 32 bit free ForumWord has just detected that you are holding down the control key ForumI what to long in but is not entering i need a help GOD bless you ForumCAN i DOWN LOAD TOO WINDOWS 7 ForumStartup time...is this normal? ForumDown load Forum(SOLVED) Suddenly, Selecting Sleep shuts down the computer More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !